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14 Jan, 2020

Backstage with Christy Havard, Director of Production: Fly System Rehab

By |Jan 14, 2020|Behind the Scenes|0 Comments

When I started here at The Purchase PAC back in the 2004-2005 season , most of our counterweight fly systems still had manila (hemp) hand lines in their operating system and hemp for the breasting / pick lines. Over the [...]

22 Mar, 2019

Creating Something Extraordinary: Daniel Kelly’s “Dreams & New Worlds”

By |Mar 22, 2019|2018-2019 Season|0 Comments

Day in and day out, artists take to our stages, presenting work that is beautiful, touching, inspiring, funny, smart, and challenging. Frequently, we are simply the presenter, making things happen behind the scenes so that the show can go on. [...]

8 Mar, 2019

Five Questions for Portland Cello Project

By |Mar 8, 2019|2018-2019 Season|0 Comments

At The Purchase PAC on March 23, Portland’s premiere alt-classical group, Portland Cello Project, will bring a huge, orchestral ensemble to perform an entire program in homage to Radiohead. We asked Portland Cello Project's Diane Chaplin some questions about the [...]